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Reford H. Coleman

Partner

AV Rated

Practice areas

  • Insurance defense
  • Personal injury defense
  • Professional liability defense
  • Litigation
  • Negligence
  • Products liability
  • Medical malpractice
  • Legal malpractice
  • Probate law litigation

Admissions

  • 1963, Kentucky
  • 1974, U.S. Supreme Court
  • 1981, U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
  • 1986, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • 1996, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky

Education

Associations and memberships

  • Hardin County Bar Association (President, 1974 – 1975)
  • Kentucky Bar Association (Member: Ethics Committee, 1973 – 1974; House of Delegates, 1985 – 1991)
  • Kentucky Defense Counsel (Secretary-Treasurer and Member, Board of Directors, 1980 – 1983)
  • American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow (State Committee 2003 – 2005, 2011 – 2012)
  • Kentucky Bar Foundation, Fellow (Member, Board of Directors, 1988 – 1993)
  • Defense Research Institute

Reported cases

  • William C. Eriksen, P.S.C. v. Kentucky Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co., 336 S.W.3d 909 (Ky. App. 2010)
  • v Secret Catalogue, Inc. v. Moseley, 558 F. Supp. 2d 734 (W.D. Ky. 2008)
  • Harralson v. Monger, 206 S.W.3d 336 (Ky. 2006)
  • Young v. Vista Homes, Inc., 243 S.W.3d 352 (Ky. App. 2007)
  • Schwindel v. Meade County, 113 S.W. 2d 159 (Ky. 2003)
  • James v. Wilson, 95 S.W.3d 875 (Ky. 2002)
  • Hardin v. Action Graphics, Inc., 57 S.W.3d 844 (Ky. App. 2001)
  • v Secret Catalogue, Inc. v. Moseley, 259 F.3d 464 (6th Cir. 2001)
  • Kentucky Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co. v. Thompson, 1 S.W.3d 475 (Ky. 1999)
  • USAA Cas. Ins. Co. v. Kramer, 987 S.W. 2d 779 (Ky. 1999)
  • Sutton v. Shelter Mut. Ins. Co., 971 S.W. 2d 807 (Ky. App. 1997)
  • Hamilton Mut. Ins. Co. v. United States Fid. & Guar. Co., 926 S.W.2d 466 (Ky. App. 1996)
  • Clark v. Burden, 917 S.W. 2d 574 (Ky. 1996)
  • Sheehan v. United Serv. Auto. Ass'n., 913 S.W.2d 4 (Ky. 1996)
  • Preferred Risk Mut. Ins. Co. v. Kentucky Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co., 872 S.W.2d 469 (Ky. 1994)
  • Lampton v. Boley, 870 S.W.2d 428 (Ky. App. 1993)
  • United Serv. Auto. Ass'n. v. State Farm Mut. Auto Ins. Co., 784 S.W.2d 786 (Ky. App. 1990)
  • Davis v. Home Indem. Co., 659 S.W.2d 185 (Ky. 1983)
  • Sowders v. Atkins, 646 S.W.2d 344 (Ky. 1983)
  • Fireman's Fund Ins. Co. v. Government Employees Ins. Co., 635 S.W.2d 475 (Ky. 1982)
  • Fireman's Fund Ins. Co. v. Bennett, 635 S.W.2d 482 (Ky. App. 1981)
  • Perkins v. Read, 616 S.W.2d 495 (Ky. 1981)
  • Progressive Ins. Co. v. Kidd, 602 S.W.2d 416 (Ky. 1980)
  • Carlson v. McElroy, 584 S.W.2d 754 (Ky. App. 1979)
  • Kentucky Farm Bureau Ins. Co. v. Cann, 590 S.W.2d 881 (Ky. App. 1979)
  • Old Reliable Ins. Co. v. Brown, 558 S.W.2d 893 (Ky. 1977)
  • Woosley v. Smith, 471 S.W.2d 737 (Ky. 1971)
  • Stone v. Thompson, 460 S.W.2d 809 (Ky. 1970)
  • Yankey v. McHatton, 444 S.W.2d 745 (Ky. 1969)
  • Ferguson v. Stevenson, 427 S.W.2d 822 (Ky. 1968)
  • Kentucky Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co. v. Harp, 423 S.W.2d 233 (Ky. 1967)
  • Kentucky State Bar Ass'n v. Scott, 409 S.W.2d 293 (Ky. 1966)
  • In re Carroll, 406 S.W.2d 845 (Ky. 1966)
  • In re Gordon, 402 S.W.2d 854 (1965)
  • In re Porter, 393 S.W.2d 881 (Ky. 1965)
  • In re Ray, 390 S.W.2d 899 (Ky. 1965)

Biography

  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • General Counsel, Kentucky State Bar Association, 1964 – 1965
  • Member, Kentucky Continuing Legal Education Commission, 1978 – 1980
  • Special Justice, Supreme Court of Kentucky, 1998

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Beth Ann Lochmiller

Partner

AV Rated

Practice areas

  • Insurance defense
  • Personal injury defense
  • Litigation
  • Negligence
  • Construction litigation

Admissions

  • 1995, Pennsylvania
  • 1995, Kentucky
  • 1999, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
  • 1999, U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky

Education

Associations and memberships

  • Hardin County Bar Association (Secretary, 1996)
  • Kentucky Bar Association (Mass Tort Litigation Committee 2009 – 2010)
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Kentucky Defense Counsel (Board of Directors 2009 – 2012; Publications Committee 2014–2015; Secretary–Treasurer – 2013–2014; Vice President – 2014–2015)
  • Defense Research Institute

Reported cases

  • Holzknecht v. Kentucky Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co., 320 S.W.3d 115 (Ky. App. 2010)
  • Stivers v. Ellington, Ky. App., 140 S.W.3d 599 (2004)

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R. Keith Bond

Partner

AV Rated

Practice areas

  • Insurance defense
  • Personal injury defense
  • Litigation
  • Negligence
  • Probate law
  • Governmental litigation

Admissions

  • 1979, Kentucky
  • 1979, U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
  • 1979, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
  • 1984, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit

Education

Associations and memberships

  • Hardin County Bar Association (Board of Directors, 1985 – 1987)
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Kentucky Defense Counsel
  • Defense Research Institute

Reported cases

  • Kentucky Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co. v. Coyle, 285 S.W.3d 299 (Ky. App. 2008)
  • Young v. Vista Homes, Inc., 243 S.W.3d 352 (Ky. App. 2007)
  • Masterson v. Meade County Fiscal Court, 489 F. Supp. 2d 740 (W.D. Ky. 2007)
  • Leeds v. City of Muldraugh, Meade County, Ky, 174 F. App'x 251 (6th Cir. 2006)
  • Pence v. Com., 825 S.W.2d 282 (Ky. App. 1991)
  • Nolin PCA v. Citizens National Bank of Bowling Green, 709 S.W.2d 466 (Ky. App. 1986)
  • In re Hazle Farm & Power Equipment, 53 B.R. 30 (Bankr. W.D. Ky. 1985)
  • Brooks v. United Kentucky Bank, 659 S.W.2d 213 (Ky. App. 1983)
  • Barstow v. Kroger, 730 F.2d 1058 (6th Cir. 1984)

Biography

  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Assistant Hardin County Attorney, 1998 – 2001

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Eric A. Hamilton

Partner

AV Rated

Practice areas

  • Insurance defense
  • Personal injury defense
  • Litigation
  • Negligence
  • Governmental litigation
  • Construction litigation

Admissions

  • 2000, Kentucky
  • 2001, U.S. District Court, Western District of Kentucky
  • 2005, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Kentucky
  • 2005, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit
  • 2006, U.S. Supreme Court

Education

Associations and memberships

  • Hardin County Bar Association (Board of Directors, 2004, 2005)
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Kentucky Defense Counsel

Publications

  • "Too Many Hands in the Pot: The Morass of Multiple Claims with Limited Insurance”, Kentucky Defense Counsel, Inc., Common Defense Magazine, Spring/Summer 2015.
  • Amicus Curiae Brief for Kentucky Defense Counsel, Inc. - Philadelphia Indemnity Ins. Co. v. Richard Tryon, 2014-SC-000354-D and Encompass Indemnity Company v. Richard Tryon, 2014-SC-000357-D
  • Commonwealth v. Allen: An Eye-opener for Kentucky’s Teachers, 27 N.Ky.L.Rev. 447 (2000)

Reported cases

  • William C. Eriksen, P.S.C. v. Kentucky Farm Bureau Mut. Ins. Co., 336 S.W.3d 909 (Ky. App. 2010)
  • Pike v. Government Employees Ins. Co., 174 F. App'x 311 (6th Cir. 2006)
  • Stivers v. Ellington, 140 S.W.3d 599 (Ky. App. 2004)
  • Grayson County Bd. of Educ. v. Casey, 157 S.W.3d 201 (Ky. 2005)
  • Earle v. Cobb, 156 S.W.3d 257 (Ky. 2004)

Biography

  • Northern Kentucky Law Review
  • Tax Moot Court

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Brandon T. Lally

Associate

Practice areas

  • Insurance defense
  • Personal injury defense
  • Litigation
  • Negligence
  • Insurance subrogation

Bar admissions

  • 2011, Kentucky

Education

  • University of Kentucky, J.D., 2011
  • Centre College, B.A., 2007

Memberships

  • Hardin County Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association

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Andrew T. Garverich

Associate

Practice areas

  • Insurance defense
  • Personal injury defense
  • Litigation
  • Negligence
  • Insurance subrogation

Bar admissions

  • 2013, Kentucky

Education

  • Salmon P. Chase College of Law, J.D., 2013
  • University of Louisville, B.S., 2010

Memberships

  • Hardin County Bar Association
  • Kentucky Bar Association

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Coleman, Lochmiller & Bond
2907 Ring Road, P.O. Box 1177
Elizabethtown, KY, 42702 USA
270.737.0600